Photos of Comet ISON
Hey everyone, I found a site that has images of ISON as it passed Mars. The pictures are not as I thought they would be. The comet is in the center of the photos. I am hoping it's...
Asteroid Near-Miss Reported by Russian Scientists
It's under satellite orbit. Sources say,"A 15-meter asteroid, similar to the object that exploded above Russia in February, moving at a speed of 16km per second, was detected...
Tracking the Comet Ison!
I interviewed Professor Daryl Taylor on the exciting ISON that promises to be a once in a lifetime astronomical event! Click for the full interview... -Erika
Rotating View of the Moon
Courtesy: NASANo one, presently, sees the Moon rotate like this. That's because the Earth's moon is tidally locked to the Earth, showing us only one side. Given modern digital...
Meteor Fragments Hit Southeast
Last evening a baseball sized meteor fragment entered the skies of Alabama. The object was believed to be traveling at 76,000 MPH, going toward the southwest direction. Nearly...
How Much Matter Does a Blackhole Consume ?
So I was reading article earlier today and it really struck my attention . The article was talking about a black hole at the center of the universe known as Sagittarius A...
An Image in the Stars
This picture of the Big Dipper was taken by my dad and I on August 14, 2013. We were watching some meteors pass by when we saw the Big Dipper above our house.
Once in a Blue Moon
I have always been into folklore, but I never realized how much weather folklore there is. Most have heard the terms Blue Moon and Super Moon, but all full moons do in fact have...
Polar Geomagnetic Storms Possible
According to NOAA analysts, a CME hurled into space by an M3-class solar flare on August 17th will probably miss Earth. However, Earth will pass through the wake of the...